All posts tagged European Commission

  • Opinion: In the end, it was a backroom deal
    July 3, 2019, by Deutsche Welle

    It was an unexpected victory for Angela Merkel. It has been 50 years since we last had a German leading the European Commission, and if confirmed, Merkel ally and fellow […]

  • EC opens three new infringement proceedings against Bulgaria
    March 7, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission’s March infringements package, published on March 7, showed three new proceedings being launched against Bulgaria, with four existing cases taken to the second stage of the process. […]

  • CVM report offers Bulgaria renewed hope of end of monitoring
    November 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s hopes of exiting European Commission monitoring under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) next year were given a boost on November 13, when the EC’s latest report noted a […]

  • Romania CVM report full of red ink ahead of EU presidency
    November 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission delivered a scathing assessment of Romania’s efforts under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism in a report on November 13, delivered just weeks before the country takes its […]